R min Action, Drama, Thriller. A recently laid off factory worker kidnaps his former boss' friend's daughter, hoping to use the ransom money to pay for his sister's kidney transplant. R min Action, Drama, Mystery. After being kidnapped and imprisoned for fifteen years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in five days. R min Crime, Drama, Thriller.
Each deals with the themes of revenge ,  ethics ,  violence , and salvation. The films are not narratively connected and were dubbed a trilogy by international critics because of their thematic links. In the United States , Vivendi Entertainment released the same set. The first installment in Park's trilogy was the film, Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance , a bleak and violent tale of revenge gone wrong. It tells the story of a deaf-mute man who kidnaps a young girl to pay for his sister's much-needed kidney transplant. When the young girl accidentally dies, her bereaved father goes on a search for answers and vengeance.
Browse our gift guide. Title: Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance After being wrongfully imprisoned for thirteen years and having her child taken away from her, a woman seeks revenge through increasingly brutal means.